A pair of local Birmingham-Southern College baseball players were recently named to the all-conference team after strong 2017 seasons. more


Congressman Gary Palmer

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At least five people were hospitalized, according to national reports, and others injured. more

Jun 14, 2017 8:56 PM News

Spain Park Softball

Kyle Parmley

Several local high school baseball and softball players were recognized by the Alabama Sports Writers Association on the all-state team. more

Jun 12, 2017 9:58 PM Sports




Jimmy Mitchell

The Oak Mountain baseball team suffered a Game 3 loss on Monday, ending the Eagles' season. more

May 9, 2017 2:22 AM Sports

Chelsea Baseball

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

Hillcrest-Tuscaloosa swept Chelsea in the Class 6A quarterfinals on Saturday. more

May 7, 2017 4:55 AM Sports

Oak Mountain Baseball

Photo by Barry Stephenson

Oak Mountain and Vestavia Hills played to a stalemate on Saturday, forcing a Game 3 on Monday. more

May 7, 2017 4:20 AM Sports

Chelsea Soccer

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

Many of the local high school baseball and soccer programs competed in the playoffs over the weekend. more

Apr 30, 2017 9:37 PM Sports


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Emmitt Hudspeath threw a complete game for Chelsea on Saturday. The Hornets moved on to the quarterfinals of the Class 6A playoffs. more

Apr 30, 2017 7:31 PM Sports


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The Chelsea High School baseball team rebounded from an 8-7 loss in the first game of Friday night's doubleheader against Benjamin Russell with a season-saving 8-4 victory. more

Apr 29, 2017 5:58 AM Sports

Oak Mountain Baseball Playoffs

Photo By Todd Lester

The Oak Mountain High baseball team advanced to the second round of the Class 7A playoffs with its sweep over Huntsville. more

Apr 29, 2017 3:43 AM Sports

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Photo courtesy of Cari Dean.

The Chelsea High School baseball team is making good on its promise to have a stronger year, as the Hornets parlayed the momentum gained from their spring break performance into a playoff berth. more

Apr 27, 2017 4:43 PM Sports


Photo by Ted Melton.

From becoming a head coach at 25 years of age and conducting five-hour practices, Spain Park High School baseball coach Will Smith has learned a great deal in 13 years. more

Apr 27, 2017 4:36 PM Sports

Chelsea Baseball

Photo courtesy of Cari Dean

Josh Gregg's walkoff single in the deciding game sent Chelsea to playoff series victory over Northview. more

Apr 24, 2017 1:01 AM Sports

Spain Park Baseball

Photo courtesy of Ted Melton

The Spain Park High School baseball team rallied from a two-run deficit to beat Mountain Brook 3-2 on Friday night at Spartan Park, securing a postseason berth for the first time since 2014. more

Apr 22, 2017 3:36 AM Sports

Briarwood Baseball

Todd Kwarcinski

The Briarwood baseball team swept Headland on Friday in the first round of the state playoffs. more

Apr 22, 2017 2:41 AM Sports

Spain Park Baseball

Photo by Ted Melton

Three area baseball and softball teams were in action on Monday. more

Apr 11, 2017 2:35 AM Sports


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Neither guy knew he would end up at Briarwood Christian School, but Wes Helms and Matt Guerrier say they are enjoying the current stop on their journey as assistant coaches with the high school baseball program. more

Mar 28, 2017 7:05 PM Sports

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Photos by Ted Melton.

Seniors Will Battersby, Jacob Rich hope to propel Spain Park to playoffs. more

Mar 28, 2017 7:02 PM Sports

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